In a blog post, Charles-H. Schulz, Steering Committee of the Foundation Document, points out that the Foundation has further develop based on OpenOffice libre office as planned. This The project responds to Oracle's announcement, not OpenOffice marketing and commercial development to an independent to give open-source project. Schulz stressed that with the help of leading members of the OpenOffice community launched Document Foundation already give such a body, which will at any time was ready to accept new members. is via a web form Incidentally, anyone interested its inclusion request.
Even with the spin-off in September, the Foundation of the Document OpenOffice main sponsor Oracle invited to participate in the Foundation and contribute also to introduce the rights to the name OpenOffice.org. This invitation was, however, shortly after Oracle with reasons spring, the office suite under the sole direction further. The Foundation had its version of the Document Office Suite then under the name libre office released.
Of two packages version 3.4 is imminent, the beginning of May as Beta versions for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X are available.